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Big Questions: Microlending

  • Aired: 01/24/2014
  • 26:51
  • Rating: NR
We look at the strengths and weaknesses of microlending both as an idea and a tool for poverty alleviation, talking with experts in the field (including Nobel peace prize winner Muhammad Yunus), and showing how poverty alleviation efforts are being combined in Bangladesh to create a self-sustaining environment for a poor, rural community.
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Big Questions: Microlending
Big Questions: Microlending
Examine microlending up close and in action, and see how its effects reach beyond business
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